A view or opinion that is incorrect because it is based on faulty thinking or understanding
public misconceptions about AIDS remain high
an incorrect conception
This list of common or popular misconceptions contains some fallacious, misleading, or otherwise flawed ideas which are well-documented to be both widely believed and factually incorrect.
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a mistaken belief, a wrong idea
(Misconceptions) Even though HELOCs work like a credit card, homeowners must always remember that the loan is secured by their home. While a credit card is an unsecured debt, missing payments on a HELOC can lead to foreclosure.
(misconceived) Having no foundation, or no reasonable prospect of success.